Safaricom set to launch Spark Accelerator, a Program for Startups

Safaricom has entered into a partnership with M-PESA Africa and Sumitomo Corporation, a leading Fortune 500 global trading and business investment company, to launch the Spark Accelerator, a program to support early-stage startups to grow and scale their businesses. The three partners will work together to identify quality startups and provide a blend of mentorship,…

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Samsung and Safaricom Join Forces to Reward Loyal Customers Through Jisort na Bonga Campaign.

In an exciting collaboration, themed ‘Jisort na Bonga’, Samsung Electronics, has joined forces with Kenya’s leading telecommunications provider, Safaricom, to roll out exciting new rewards for customers. Through this collaboration, customers can now leverage their accumulated Bonga points to gain access to exclusive deals and rewards. Offers are valid till 5th November 2023 “Jisort na…

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Safaricom Hosts Decode 2.0 their Second Annual Engineering Summit

Safaricom has hosted their second edition of the Safaricom Engineering Summit under the theme of “Igniting Africa’s Digital Renaissance.” The two-day forum, attended by over 800 in-person industry stakeholders and thousands of others online, sought to build on the learnings and successes of the first edition. Some initiatives under the summit included over 53 Safaricom…

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Microsoft and M-PESA Africa partner to develop digital skills for MSMEs

Microsoft, through its Africa Transformation Office and Microsoft Philanthropies program, is partnering with M-PESA to support MSME Digital Skills. Through the Microsoft Community and Training Platform, M-PESA Africa will digitize skilling for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises The MSME program will be enabled in several M-PESA Africa markets, including Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, the Democratic Republic…

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Peter Ndegwa, CEO – Safaricom.

Safaricom Launches myCounty App With Makueni as First County

Safaricom has today launched myCounty, a platform that enables all 47 counties to digitise all their services in one place providing a single, citizen access channel. The platform will include payment for county services, revenue management systems, a citizen reporting and engagement tool and solutions around agriculture, health, utility bills and SME programs. Makueni becomes…

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